Kids will enjoy sorting and classifying as they find and match the 3 photo cards in each category * Set contains 13 categories that are designed to help reinforce discrimination and communication skills * Each tin features full-color photographs/illustrations on large 6" x 5- 1/2" cards that make recognition easier and are perfect to use in small groups * The coated cards and the quality tin storage box provide lasting value * Contents: 39 category cards, activity guide 3 years & up. Children will enjoy sorting and classifying as they find and match the three large photo cards in each category. Set contains 13 different categories (39 cards, 6" x 5 1/2") designed to help reinforce discrimination and communication skills. Includes storage box and activity guide.
Pretty good product, but a few minor issues. Overall though, it is good value for money.Pros:1. Large, sturdy pics; more durable than most flashcards2. Reclosable highly durable metal case3. Large number of cardsCons:1. Many categories with comparatively few cards per category. I would have preferred the other way around (Not the end of the world because you can put 2 related categories together, e.g. Flying animals and Land animals to make a more general "animals" category).2. Cards are slightly rectangul..
I can understand the other reviewer's disappointment in not getting what she though she was purchasing but I have to disagree with her conclusions. Having each item pictured on a separate card makes these flashcards much more flexible. You can ask your child to "find all the fruits" or show your child the three fruit cards and ask what category they all belong to or just go through the cards one at a time and have your child name them. You can even make up simple go fish and memory games. While these car..
I bought these cards to help assist me with early intervention identification and categorization goals. These are really reasonable and of very good stock. They come with a tin to keep the cards safe. The cards are quite large and the pictures are really great. I also use these cards for language therapy with the elderly. I highly recommend these cards for building vocabulary and learning.